ABC 7 CHICAGO TO HOST 16TH IN SERIES OF LIVE, DIGITAL TOWN HALLS; OCTOBER 6TH EDITION TO FOCUS ON VOTING WITH ABC 7 EYEWITNESS MORNING NEWS ANCHOR TERRELL BROWN MODERATING
Digital Town Hall Available Tuesday, October 6 at 12:30 PM On ABC 7Chicago.com.
Will also exclusively stream live at ABC7’s Facebook Live and YouTube
ABC 7’s connected TV Apps on Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV and Roku
ABC 7 Chicago, Chicago’s Number One station for news, will help answer questions about voting in the upcoming election. The hour-long, virtual town hall will be available on abc7chicago.com Tuesday, October 6th at 12:30pm.
During the town hall, Brown will lead a discussion with election officials from across the area so voters can get answers to their questions about everything from mail-in voting and early voting to safety measures at the polls.
Questions will be solicited on ABC 7 and Terrell Brown’s social media platforms.
About ABC7/WLS-TV Chicago
ABC7/WLS-TV Chicago is the No. 1 local news source and most-watched television station in Chicago. With top-rated daily newscasts spanning decades and the largest social media presence in the market with more than 2.3 million Facebook followers, ABC7 Eyewitness News provides breaking news, investigative reporting, weather, politics, traffic and sports in the multiplatform space to Chicago, the suburbs and northwest Indiana. Named Best News Operation by the Associated Press for four consecutive years, the station produces 41 hours of local news weekly and Chicago’s only local weekday entertainment talk show, “Windy City LIVE,” as well as its highest-rated New Year’s Eve special. ABC7’s award-winning programs such as “Heart and Soul,” “The Ñ Beat” and “Asian Influences” showcase the city’s diversity, while being the only Chicago station producing and broadcasting parades representing Chicago’s rich cultural history. In addition to producing town halls focused on current social issues, the station has a long and proud tradition of broadcasting political candidate debates keeping Chicago’s electorate informed. ABC7’s outreach efforts include annual partnerships with the Red Cross for life-saving blood drives and, most recently, spearheading an effort to raise more than $1.5 million for area food pantries.